Course Description

C# 101 is an introductory course that covers the fundamental concepts and syntax of the C# programming language. C# is a modern, object-oriented language that is widely used for developing applications in Windows, web, and mobile environments. The course begins with an overview of C# and its key features, including its syntax, data types, and control structures. It then covers the basics of object-oriented programming (OOP) in C#, including classes, objects, inheritance, and polymorphism. The course also covers essential programming concepts, such as input/output, error handling, and debugging. Students will learn how to use Visual Studio, the integrated development environment (IDE) for C#, to write, test, and debug their code. Throughout the course, students will work on hands-on exercises and programming assignments that will help them apply the concepts and techniques they learn. By the end of the course, students will have a solid understanding of the basics of C# programming and the skills to create simple console applications. This course is suitable for anyone who is new to programming or wants to learn C# specifically. No prior programming experience is required, but some familiarity with basic computer concepts is helpful. C# 101 is also an excellent starting point for students who want to pursue further study in C# or related technologies. For example, students who complete this course can progress to more advanced courses that cover topics such as Windows Forms, ASP.NET, and mobile development with Xamarin. Overall, C# 101 provides a solid foundation in C# programming and sets students up for success in their future programming endeavors. Whether you want to develop desktop applications, web applications, or mobile apps, C# is a versatile and powerful language that can help you achieve your goals. Author: Scott Hanselman, Kendra Havens (Microsoft)